Our Team

The Business Development and Legal Office is a multi-faceted and collaborative team of commercialisation, innovation, product development, intellectual property, marketing, sales and legal experts.  The Business Development arm of the Office is responsible for assisting MCRI researchers’ to translate their discoveries and intellectual property into outcomes that have a beneficial impact to society and where appropriate, generate a commercial return to the MCRI.  The Legal arm of the Office is responsible for ensuring all research projects and collaborations (with external collaborators, industry, funders and government) are established and conducted under the appropriate legal framework.  

Meet the Team

Dr Joanne Boag
Head of IP & Licensing – Biotech and Medtech

Phoebe Macleod
Head of Legal & Licensing (Digital Health)

Jonathon Morison
Business Development Manager

Lishia Singh
Business Development Officer

Anita Petris
Project Manager (Digital Health)

Amandine Philippart de Foy
Senior Contract Manager and Privacy Officer

Greg Leong
Business Development Associate

Gemma Moore
Administrative Assistant